Not an easy question
experts made the answer to your question much more complicated this year. Previously, treatment targets were in the form of LDL
(bad) cholesterol levels: ideal LDL was under 70 mg/dL for high-risk patients with known cholesterol-clogged arteries, while LDL under 130 mg/dL was good for low-risk patients.
Now, these LDL targets have been replaced by medication dosing guidelines yikes!